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Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Known As “The Iron Lady,” Dies After Stroke

Margaret Thatcher has died.  The former British Prime Minister was known as "The Iron Lady."

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‘The Iron Lady’ Margaret Thatcher Dies From a Stroke

Margaret Thatcher has died.  According to AP on Twitter, the former UK Prime Minister suffered a stroke.  She was 87.

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‘Harry Potter’ Actor Richard Griffiths Dies at 65

Some sad news to report this morning: Richard Griffiths, who co-starred in the 'Harry Potter' films as Vernon Dursley, has died following heart surgery in London. He was 65.

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Italian Court Orders Retrial of Amanda Knox

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Italy's top appeal court Tuesday overturned the acquittal of American Amanda Knox for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher.

Kercher died at 21 years old in an apartment she shared with Knox in Italy in 2007.

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Top Things You Should Know About Your New Pope, Jorge Mario Bergolio… Or Just Francis

A new pope has been 'crowned' or maybe the proper word is appointed... Jorge Mario Bergolio chose 'Francis' as his new name after St. Francis of Assisi. He's from the Americas, Argentina to be exact and here are a few more facts about your new pontiff:

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Watch The Live Streaming Papal Conclave Chimney Cam- Watch The Vatican Pope Webcam Here

The Conclave has begun the process of naming a new Pope. Once ballots are casted, and a Pope is selected by a two-thirds majority, the ballots are burned. Even though it's 2013, we will only know if their is a new Pope due to the smoke from the Vatican Chimney. Has a new Pope been selected yet? You can check for yourself and see if the chimney has started smoking white smoke yet. Watch the live streaming Papal (Pope) Conclave chimney camera here. We have a live webcam/webcast from the Vatican thanks to ABC News.

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Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez Dead

The longtime president of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez, died on Tuesday at the age of 58, following a two-year battle with cancer.

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Hot Air Balloon Explodes in Mid-Air Over Egypt, Killing 18

A hot air balloon carrying a group of tourists near Luxor, Egypt, exploded in mid-air Tuesday, killing 18 people in the deadliest accident ever of its kind.

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What Times Will Asteroid 2012 DA14 Be Visible In The Sky?

Well, Asteroid 2012 DA14 won't be visible to the naked eye but can be viewed with binoculars but even with enhanced vision, those of us in North America won't be able to see it at all as it is streaking across the day sky now. Here are the official times to try and catch a glimpse...

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Which Other Popes Have Resigned Or Stepped Down?- Pope Benedict XVI Will Step Down On February 28th

It was announced that Pope Benedict XVI will resign on February 28th 2013. This will make him the first Pope to resign since at least 1415. How many other Popes have resigned or stepped down other than Pope Benedict XVI? There have only been a handful, it's called "Papal resignation". We have that list of Popes who have resigned/stepped down here:

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When Will The Pope Resign?- Pope Benedict XVI Will Step Down On February 28th

When will Pope Benedict XVI resign? According to the latest report from Rome, the Pope is set to step down on February 28th. He's stepping down due to health issues. Here's the reasons why:

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Nightclub Fire in Brazil Kills More Than 230 People

In a tragedy hauntingly reminiscent of the incident that killed more than 100 fans at a Great White concert in 2003, 233 people were killed early Sunday morning (Jan. 27) after fire swept through a nightclub in Santa Maria, Brazil.

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